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Blog Post | September 10, 2019 - 9:43 am

Missed Opportunity: Few utilities fully integrate energy efficiency and demand response

In a large missed opportunity to boost power grid flexibility and benefit customers, relatively few US utilities have programs that fully integrate energy efficiency and demand response, according...

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Blog Post | July 30, 2018 - 10:24 am

Will Trump’s DOE soon propose to roll back light bulb standards? Here’s what’s at stake

The Trump administration will soon release a proposed rule on light bulb standards. The details are under wraps, but manufacturers have lobbied for...
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Blog Post | July 27, 2018 - 12:18 pm

Universities push to slash energy use: Summer Study speaker describes how

Across the United States, the push for net-zero energy buildings is gaining momentum. Because this trend holds great promise for deep energy savings...
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Blog Post | July 24, 2018 - 3:59 pm

How can technology reshape energy efficiency? Summer Study speakers offer insights

A dizzying array of cutting-edge energy efficiency technology is available in today’s marketplace. Though many smart products are affordable, they...
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Blog Post | July 24, 2018 - 11:15 am

Appliance standards create jobs — in every US state

National standards that require appliances and equipment to be more energy efficient do more than save energy and reduce utility bills. They also...
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Blog Post | July 20, 2018 - 10:05 am

How can we unite people when talking about energy? Summer Study speaker explains

Words matter. Using the right ones can bring people together, while choosing the wrong ones (e.g., you’re actually smart) can get you in trouble. For...
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Blog Post | July 19, 2018 - 1:24 pm

Pickups gearing up for huge fuel economy improvements

Automakers are rolling out an impressive suite of fuel-saving technologies just as the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and US Environmental...
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Press Release | July 18, 2018 - 9:44 am

Rural Households Spend Much More of Their Income on Energy Bills than Others

Hardest-hit groups are low-income households and those in the East and Southeast; energy efficiency can help
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Blog Post | July 12, 2018 - 9:34 am

EPA gives glider manufacturers a free pass at the expense of the American public

Just hours before Administrator Scott Pruitt’s departure on Friday, the US Environmental Protection Agency reportedly widened a loophole for...
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Blog Post | July 11, 2018 - 11:17 am

Going green: Switching from oil or propane to electric heat can often save money

To achieve the common and ambitious worldwide goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions 80% or more by 2050, analyses find that consumers and...
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Press Release | July 02, 2018 - 9:44 am

New Tools Empower Consumers to Make Smart Product Choices

Washington, DC — Want to buy great, energy-saving products but not sure which ones? To help consumers make energy-smart choices, the American...
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